Australian cycling safety

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Publication Type:
Information Sheet 71

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Release Date:
July 2015

In this paper, several sources of bicycle crash data and exposure data are used to provide an overview of cycling safety and data sources in Australia. Recent trends are identified. Section 1 presents latest casualty and fatality statistics, including tabulations by jurisdiction and age group. Section 2 presents analyses of crash type, vehicles-involved and location characteristics for crashes involving a cyclist casualty, and Section 3 explores recent Australian cycling exposure data.